Obama and Putin are odd couple at Beijing summit




 
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November 11th, 2014  
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Topic: Obama and Putin are odd couple at Beijing summit


By Matt Spetalnick BEIJING (Reuters) - A couple of brief encounters between Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin during an Asia-Pacific summit in China on Tuesday spoke volumes about the chilly state of relations between the United States and Russia. With the two men crossing paths twice this week, first in Beijing and later at a G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, there was little chance they could avoid interacting on the international stage and with the eyes of the world press and fellow leaders upon them. ...




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